genealogy services

The Farmington Public Library has over 1,700 local history and genealogical materials,

  • Town Histories. Many communities in Maine published extensive historical accounts in the late 1800s or early 1900s.
  • Family Histories. Several area genealogists have contributed copies of their work. Therefore the library owns several published and unpublished family histories.
  • Local newspapers. Historical newspapers from Farmington are on microfiche.
  • Ancestry.com. The library offers free access in house to www.ancestry.com.
  • Vital records.
  • Cemetery records.
  • Free computer usage and open wifi.